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UP - Little Calumet River Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #240059

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Little Calumet River on Chicago & Western Indiana/Union Pacific RR's
Location
Riverdale, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open
Railroads
- Chicago & Western Indiana Railroad (CWI)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 260.0 ft.
Total length: 395.0 ft.
Also called
CWI - Little Calumet River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.65000, -87.61207   (decimal degrees)
41°39'00" N, 87°36'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/449033/4611098 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Calumet
Inventory number
BH 53638 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Union Pacific Railroad", "Railroad"
  • September 25, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Chicago & Western Indiana Railroad"

Sources 

  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com